There may have been more money to be made playing mainstream rock music, but music was never about money to Bruce Daigrepont.
At some point, most little boys want to be a policeman when they grow up.
Just about everyone in Avoyelles has heard of the Rolling Stones, but few realize a Marksville native‘s major impact on the band’s success.
May the fourth be with you.
The 8th annual Avoyelles Arts & Music Fest returns to Marksville July 4.
This column is tucked between Armed Forces Day, which was celebrated on May 18 and Memorial Day, May 27.
So it’s appropriate that this is about a man who had an outstanding military career and helped fashion much of the United States victory in the Pacific Theater during World War II.